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Valuable Advice For Keeping A Sound, Functional Roof

Roofing Tips That Can Save You Lots Of Cash’ You may not spend much time thinking about roofs, but they’re one of the most important parts of any home. A good roof will protect a home, keeping it in excellent condition. That’s why it’s so important to be informed when it comes to roofing. Read […]

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Insufficient sleep can lead to negative emotional bias, says study

A recent study has suggested that restricting sleep can affect our emotional reaction. Published in the Journal of Sleep Research, the study tested participants the morning after five nights of regular sleep and after five consecutive nights of sleep restriction — five hours a night. It was found that the participants perceived pleasant and neutral pictures […]

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Mira Kapoor bakes a ‘yum’ chocolate cake but with a veggie

After Deepika Padukone and Sonam Kapoor, who have been baking different kinds of cakes, Mira Kapoor gave us a sneak peek into yet another variety of the dessert that she whipped up during lockdown. Mira recently baked a chocolate cake but with twist — she added zucchini to it. In an Instagram story, she posted […]

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Khaman Dhokla is your teatime fix, try it out

The lockdown can feel boring, so it is best to plan various activities through the day to keep monotony away. While some of us enjoy reading, exercising, painting or solving crosswords, for many others the answer to everything boring and stressful is cooking. A lot of you will agree that cooking is therapeutic when you […]

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Here’s how you can make yummy chocolate lava cakes in an idli steamer

Making productive use of their time during the lockdown, many people have started experimenting with their culinary skills. While some find joy in cooking elaborate meals, many others are trying their hand at making desserts. In case you fall in the latter category, you are at the right place. We have the perfect recipe for […]

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Care for some fried rice? Try this easy, lip-smacking recipe

For all those experimenting with their culinary skills and trying out new recipes during lockdown, here is something you may like to try tonight. It is easy to prepare, tasty and straight from chef Sanjeev Kapoor‘s kitchen. In an Instagram post, the renowned chef wrote, “Garlic is extremely beneficial when it comes to boosting the […]

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The Back Burner: A simple sadhya and a start

It’s not as much as I make for Vishu or Onam in a ‘normal’ year, but then it’s a lot more than many people have — either right now or in ‘normal’ times. (Photo by Pooja Pillai; designed by Gargi Singh) Two days ago, a video of a man in Agra, desperately trying to salvage […]